History of the Christian Church

Author: Williston Walker

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Religion

Page: 756

View: 759

Examines the early Christian community, Gnosticism, the Catholic Church, the influence of the Roman Empire, the Crusades, the Reformation, and modern Christianity

Church History in Plain Language

Fourth Edition

Author: Bruce Shelley

Publisher: Zondervan

ISBN:

Category: Religion

Page: 560

View: 132

With more than 315,000 copies sold, this is the story of the church for today’s readers. The fourth edition of Shelley’s classic one-volume history of the church brings the story of Christianity into the twenty-first century. This latest edition of the book takes a close look at the rapid growth of evangelical and Pentecostal Christianity in the southern hemisphere, addresses the decline in traditional mainline denominations, examines the influence of technology on the spread of the gospel, and discusses how Christianity intersects with other religions in countries all over the world. This concise book provides an easy-to-read guide to church history with intellectual substance. The new edition of Church History in Plain Language promises to be the new standard for readable church history. Features include: Includes contemporary developments related to the spread of the gospel Discusses how technology has an impact on how the church worships and grows Covers the explosion of Christianity in the southern hemisphere

The Works

Author: John Howe

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Puritans

Page: 1276

View: 851

World's Great Men of Color

Author: J.A. Rogers

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 448

View: 348

The classic, definitive title on the great Black figures in world history, beginning in antiquity and reaching into the modern age. World’s Great Men of Color is the comprehensive guide to the most noteworthy Black personalities in world history and their significance. J.A. Rogers spent the majority of his lifetime pioneering the field of Black studies with his exhaustive research on the major names in Black history whose contributions or even very existence have been glossed over. Well-written and informative, World’s Great Men of Color is an enlightening and important historical work.

The History of the Christian Church

From the Birth of Christ to the Eighteenth Century, Including the Very Interesting Account of the Waldenses and Albigenses

Author: William Jones

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Albigenses

Page:

View: 819

A history of the Christian church from a Protestant perspective with a detailed account of the Albigensian and Waldensian crusades and persecutions.